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Monday, September 24, 2012

It's Ke$ha's "Die Young" Single: Listen

Soul icon Ke$ha's new single "Die Young" surfaced online this evening, and I have to say that, musically, it's a totally catchy synth-pop jam — albeit one that sounds not unlike Flo Rida's "Good Feeling"/Avicii's "Levels".

But as for the vocals, K-hole comes off sounding like she hasn't progressed an inch since the release of her debut smash "Tik Tok" three years ago. The verses are delivered with her signature talk-rap-singing, and unfortunately, she ain't really saying all that much new.

Ultimately, what saves "Die Young" are those synths. But other than that, it doesn't have me looking forward to Ke$ha's upcoming LP Warrior all that much. You?



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2 Comments:

  • At 3:08 PM, Anonymous Trailer Trashlee said…

    I agree that I'd like to see a new approach from The Ultimate Soul Diva, but I do love this jam. Let's tru$t in Ke$ha's arti$try.

     
  • At 10:01 PM, Blogger D'luv said…

    Trashlee, the world need$ more of your wi$dom!

     

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